Optician - Full-Time - Private Practice - Kerrville, TX

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Dr. Tobin B. Tilley
Kerrville, TX
Private practice
Based on experience

Optician - Full-Time - Private Practice - Kerrville, TX

About the Practice

Dr. Tobin B. Tilley has been a leading provider of optometric services and vision care products in the Kerrville community since 1986. Dr. Tilley and his associates–Dr. Trinh Nguyen and Dr. Drew Whitehead–offer comprehensive vision examinations at our Kerrville optometric office and specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide array of eye diseases, conditions, and problems. Our practice is looking to bring on a personable and hardworking Optician interested in providing compassionate, personalized care every day!

What You’ll Do:

As an optician in our practice, your regular duties will include

  • Receiving our customers' prescriptions for eyeglasses or contact lenses from our Doctors of Optometry 
  • Pre-testing patients, taking eyewear measurements, and adjusting eyewear to ensure a good fit
  • Understanding our products and familiarity with sales so that you can educate patients about their eyewear options and assist them in selecting eyeglass frames and lenses that work best for their needs
  • Clerical and administrative duties, including but not limited to: answering calls, verifying Insurances, submitting lab orders, scheduling appointments, and vision and insurance billing 

What You’ll Need:

  • A friendly personality and great customer service skills
  • Team player mentality with a strong work ethic and multitasking skills
  • Vision Insurance, optometry, and medical knowledge are a plus!
  • Training is provided but experience is a plus!

Why You’ll Love this Opportunity

  • Environment -  This is the perfect opportunity for an optician looking for growth professionally and personally. Our practice handles many medical exams, specialty exams, and contact lens fittings, so an optician who joins us will be able to work with and help a wide patient demographic.  We offer a fantastic schedule with no weekends and a closing time of 2 PM on most Fridays!
  • Compensation - Employees at our practice are compensated well, receiving a competitive salary starting at $14-$17/hr and a benefits package including:
    • PTO time
    • HSA
    • Life Insurance
    • Retirement plan
  • Location - Located in Texas Hill County, Kerrville is best known for its beautiful parks that line the Guadalupe River, which runs directly through the city! Its friendly people and majestic scenery make Kerrville a natural place to live, work and play. We’re a perfect location for those who enjoy the outdoor lifestyle with our mild climate, easy river access, a plethora of golf courses, and outdoor amphitheaters!

We look forward to welcoming you to our team! Apply today here through Eyes On Eyecare!